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This article is about the year 775. For the number, see 775 (number). For other uses, see 775 (disambiguation).
Millennium: 1st millennium
Centuries: 7th century8th century9th century
Decades: 740s  750s  760s  – 770s –  780s  790s  800s
Years: 772 773 774775776 777 778
775 by topic
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775 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 775
DCCLXXV
Ab urbe condita 1528
Armenian calendar 224
ԹՎ ՄԻԴ
Assyrian calendar 5525
Bahá'í calendar −1069 – −1068
Bengali calendar 182
Berber calendar 1725
English Regnal year N/A
Buddhist calendar 1319
Burmese calendar 137
Byzantine calendar 6283–6284
Chinese calendar 甲寅(Wood Tiger)
3471 or 3411
    — to —
乙卯年 (Wood Rabbit)
3472 or 3412
Coptic calendar 491–492
Discordian calendar 1941
Ethiopian calendar 767–768
Hebrew calendar 4535–4536
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 831–832
 - Shaka Samvat 697–698
 - Kali Yuga 3876–3877
Holocene calendar 10775
Igbo calendar −225 – −224
Iranian calendar 153–154
Islamic calendar 158–159
Japanese calendar Hōki 6
(宝亀6年)
Juche calendar N/A
Julian calendar 775
DCCLXXV
Korean calendar 3108
Minguo calendar 1137 before ROC
民前1137年
Thai solar calendar 1318

Year 775 (DCCLXXV) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar. The denomination 775 for this year has been used since the early medieval period, when the Anno Domini calendar era became the prevalent method in Europe for naming years.

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Global[edit]

  • A 1.2% growth of carbon-14 concentration recorded in tree rings suggests that a very strong radiation burst may have hit the earth in either 774 or 775.[1]

Africa[edit]

  • Andalusian merchants set up an emporium on the Maghribi coast at Ténès. It is an early evidence of the revival of the maritime trade in the Western Mediterranean after the chaos of the 8th century.[2]

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Byzantine Empire[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.nature.com/news/mysterious-radiation-burst-recorded-in-tree-rings-1.10768
  2. ^ Gilbert Meynier (2010) L'Algérie cœur du Maghreb classique. De l'ouverture islamo-arabe au repli (658-1518). Paris: La Découverte; pp.26.
  3. ^ Geography at about.com